Figurine fragment

Greek, East Greek


Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale)

Dimensions

5.1 x 2.9 cm (2 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.203

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Light unglazed clay; fragment of Aphrodite figurine; holds flower to bosom with right hand, left breast bare; hollow; broken off through neck.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey). 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America